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Matthew Wolfe sentenced for murder of 2-month-old daughter

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - A Lehigh County man found guilty in the 2013 death of his 2-month-old daughter was sentenced Friday.

31-year-old Matthew Wolfe of Whitehall Township will spend the next 20 to 40 years in jail.

He was convicted of third-degree murder and child endangerment in January 2017.

Police said Wolfe told them that he awoke to find the girl limp and whimpering, but medical staff concluded that she died from injuries including hemorrhages, skull fractures, as well as broken legs and ribs.


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